1425 E High St
Bryan, OH 43506
419-633-4317
419-633-4319 (Fax)
Maggie Fisher, Executive Director
Senior Centers Home Delivered Meals New Transportation Policy Information Resources
Special Events Links for Seniors Newsletter Contact Us


 

RECYCLE UNUSED CELL PHONES ! ! !
Williams County Department of Aging collects old, unused cell phones to raise funds for transportation by sending to a recycler.  Drop off your old cell phones at any senior center or the main office at 1425 E. High St., Bryan.

 

 

BECOME A
VOLUNTEER!

Volunteer Guardian Program

Volunteer Guardian Application

Please click the link above for more information about the Volunteer Guardian Program. Or call 419-633-5053 or 419-633-4317 and ask for Joan Horne. Please click the link above to print an Application Form.  Return it to: 
                           Joan Horne
                           1425 E High St.
                           Bryan, OH  43506
email: jhorne@wmsco.org
 

 


Cara Sobieck and Kenny
& Helen Bell (quilt made by
the Bell's daughter)


Cards at Pioneer 


Edgerton Volunteers
helping with lunch

Montpelier High 5 Wii Players



Montpelier Craft Ladies

 

 

Senior Centers Open Monday through Friday - 
Bryan, Montpelier & West Unity
(transportation provided on Friday's)

Senior Centers Open Monday through Thursday -
Edon, Edgerton, Pioneer & Stryker

There's always something happening!

Activities - Hot, Balanced Lunches - Presentations - Classes, Cards - Wellness Programs - Trips
Opportunities for friendships and fellowship

Call your local Senior Center for more information or to make lunch reservations:

Bryan Senior Center
419-636-4047
1201 S. Portland St.
Montpelier Senior Center
419-485-3218
325 N. Jonesville
Edon Area Senior Center
419-272-2070
320 Parkway
(Edon Community Center)
Pioneer Senior Center
100 N. Elm St.
419-737-3095
Pioneer Community Center
Stryker Senior Center
419-682-2083
102 E. Mulberry
West Unity Senior Center
419-924-5447
509 W. Main
(Kissell Community Bldg)
Edgerton Senior Center
419-298-3564
227 Laubach Dr
PO Box 877
(Church of Christ)
 

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HOME DELIVERED MEALS

Older Adults who are unable to come to the center and who find it difficult to shop for and prepare meals are eligible to receive home-delivered meals from the Williams County Department of Aging. The balanced, nutritious meals are prepared and packed at two kitchens, then delivered from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Monday through Friday throughout the entire county. People must be 60 or older and need help to maintain proper nutrition. Our drivers also offer a friendly greeting and quick wellness check with clients. Call your local senior center or the main office to request this service or for more information.

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NEW TRANSPORTATION POLICY

Our need for medical transportation has increased greatly - so to better accommodate you the Department of Aging has established a new policy when transporting for medical appointments. Below are the latest times we will be accepting appointments for certain locations. Please consider these times when you are scheduling, then give us a 24 hr notice. Our drivers will be prompt in picking you up for such appointments and will have a maximum waiting time of 10 minutes so try and be ready when your driver arrives. We appreciate your cooperation and hope this will help us in providing the best and most efficient service.  Thanks you.

Appointment Times

Location of Appointments

11:30 a.m.

Toledo, Lima, Swanton, Grand Rapids & Bowling Green

11:30 a.m.

Cities in the States of Indiana and Michigan

1:00 p.m.

Fulton, Henry and Defiance Counties

1:30 p.m.

Cities within Williams County

ONLY morning appointments for Retina Vitreous Associates and T.L.C. Bryan

ODOT Disability Related Complaint Procedure

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INFORMATION AND REFERRAL/OUTREACH

Williams County Department of Aging is an excellent resource for information on any aging issue including insurance, senior living options, PASSPORT, services and resources.  Equipment such as bath aids and wheelchairs are for loan--call 419-633-4317.  In addition, the Bryan and Montpelier Senior Centers house caregiver and Alzheimer's libraries with materials available for loan.
Independent Living Assistance can help with errands, shopping, bill paying.  Call the office at 419-633-4317
Farmers' Market Coupons can save older adults $50 during the produce season when shopping at stands from June until October.  Applications must be filled out and mailed to Area Office On Aging. Call 419-633-4317 to get an application.
Lifesaving Information for Emergencies (L.I.F.E.) - Project offers forms to provide emergency information when you are unable to speak for yourself.  Visit any senior center or 1425 E. High St., Bryan to pick up L.I.F.E. kit.

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Williams County Department of Aging holds special events to celebrate active aging. Monthly evening meals, Trips, Thanksgiving, Volunteer Appreciation and Senior Day at the Fair all offer enjoyable change of pace throughout the year.

LUNCH WITH MAGGIE SCHEDULE

MAY
Mon
May 8
11:30 Edon Senior Center
Tue
May 9
12:00 West Unity Senior Center
Thurs
May 16
12:00 Bryan Senior Center
JUNE
Fri
June 2
11:30 Montpelier Senior Center
Mon
June 5
12:00 Edgerton Senior Center
Tue
June 13
11:30 Stryker Senior Center
Tue
June 20
11:30 Pioneer Senior Center

ALL SENIOR CENTERS

MAY
Mon
May 1
Mudhens Tickets on Sale
Tue
May 9
Edon's Evening of Fun
Hamburger, Potato Salad, Baked Beans, Brownie, Dinner Roll, Juice
serving 4:30 - 5:30
Bingo to follow meal
Wed
May 10
Dress Rehearsal "Red Velvet Cake War"
Thurs
May 11
Birthday & Anniversary Day
Fri
May 19
90+ Luncheon at Montpelier Moose
Must RSVP
Mon
May 29
Closed for Memorial Day
 
JUNE  
Thurs
June 8
Birthday & Anniversary Day
Wed
June 28
Mudhens Game Day

BRYAN SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Friday at Noon

  Tuesdays & Thursdays - Euchre @ 1:00
Wednesdays May 17 & June 21
Toe Nail Clinic by visiting Nurses
**Must be signed up
*** $10.00 fee
Hearing Aid Checkup - First Monday
of the month at 11:00
MAY
Wed
May 3
4:00 Open Mic Night
Defiance Senior Center
Fri
May 12
10:30 Hot Tea and Conversation
 
JUNE  
Fri
June 2
11:30 St. Patrick's Students visit
Thurs
June 15
1:15 Shopping in Defiance
Supper at Frisch's
 

EDGERTON SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Thursday at Noon

  Mondays & Tuesdays - Euchre Day
@ 12:30 - Prizes awarded Monthly
MAY  
Wed
May 10
WCCT & Senior Night Out
Wed
May 24
Movie in Angola
 
JUNE  
Mon
June 12
Senior Night Out
Thurs
June 22
1:30 Edon Dairy Treat
 

EDON SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Thursday at 11:30

Tuesday's Chair Exercise
10:00
Monday's - Euchre Day after lunch
MAY
Tue
May 2
8:45 Visiting Montpelier
Edon Center closed for Voting
Tue
May 23
12:00 Program - Healthy Ideas
JUNE  
Tue
June 20
4:00 Dinner Out
Rogers Harvest House

MONTPELIER SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Friday at 11:30

Exercise with Lisa
most Wednesdays at 10:30
10:30 Wed. May 10 & June 14 - 
Toe Nail Clinic by Visiting Nurses
(must be signed up) $10.00 fee
10:30 Fri. May 19 & June 16 -
Hearing Aid Center of NWO,
Clean and repair at Center
MAY
Mon
May 1
West Unity visits
Tue
May 2
Edon Visits
Wed
May 3
12:30 Trip to Shipshewana & Dinner out
Fri
May 26
10:30 Program "Did You Know"
JUNE  
Mon
June 5
12:30 Defiance shopping & Dinner out
Tue
June 20
1:30 Bingo at Hillside
Fri
June 23
10:30 Summer Crisis
West Unity visits
 

PIONEER SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Thursday at 11:30

MAY
Wed
May 16
4:00 Dinner at Winchesters in Delta
Mon
May 17
10:30 Blood Pressure checks
JUNE
Tue
June 6
8:00 Trip to Shipshewana
Tue
June 13
4:00 Dinner out
Lakers in Hamilton
Wed
June 14
10:30 Blood Pressure checks

STRYKER SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Thursday at 11:30

Exercise Class Mondays @ 10:45
Blood Pressure Checks third Tuesday's 12:00
MAY
Tue
May 2
West Unity visits
Mon & Tue
May 8 & 9
12:15 School Children visit
JUNE
Mon
June 5
Senior Night Out
Frankies Restaurant
Thurs
June 15
12:15 Hillside Bingo

WEST UNITY SENIOR CENTER
Lunch Served Monday-Friday at Noon

   Euchre Days - Mondays in May 8 & 15; June 5 & 19 at 10:00
  1st Thursday of each month
10:30 Blood Pressure Checks
2nd Wednesday of each month
10:30 Hearing Aid Center of NWO
clean and repair center
3rd Thursday of each month
10:30 Crafting with Eia
MAY
Mon
May 1
Visiting Montpelier for Lunch
Tue
May 2
Visiting Stryker for Lunch
Thurs
May 4
10:30 Toenail Clinic
JUNE
Fri
June 23
Visiting Montpelier for Lunch

 

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LINKS FOR SENIORS

Area Office on Aging of Northwest Ohio/PASSPORT
Ohio Department of Aging (Golden Buckeye)
National Council on the Aging
Senior Information Site
Information for Consumers about Nursing Homes/Assisted Living
Social Security
Medicare
Individualized Benefit Review
National Institutes of Health
Better Business Bureau Smart Senior Program
AARP

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  NEWSLETTER 

January/February 2017

March/April 2017

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The department's monthly newsletter has recipes, news, information along with calendars and menus. Would you like to receive a newsletter? Contact Maggie Fisher at mfisher@wmsco.org.

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SENIOR CENTERS:
BRYAN - 419-636-4047
EDGERTON - 419-298-3564
EDON - 419-272-2070
MONTPELIER - 419-485-3218
PIONEER - 419-737-3095
STRYKER - 419-682-2083
WEST UNITY - 419-924-5447

DEPARTMENT OF AGING:
1425 E. High Street
Bryan, OH 43506
419-633-4317
419-633-4319 (Fax)
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday
Maggie Fisher, Executive Director
e-mail mfisher@wmsco.org

 

 

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